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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The elasticity of something that can be stretched and returns to its original length.

Usage examples (40)
  • Adjective, : He walks with a springy step
  • For medium rare, you should be able to feel some "springiness" to the meat.
  • Put strings on solid support to avoid springiness when mortising.
  • Her bag lay beside her, shaken up and down by the springiness of the seat. for more
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